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29 beach photos that'll make you drool

They're almost unbelievable. Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- all bathed in blinding sunshine.

But that's why we like snapshots of beaches: someone lived that saturated fantasy, giving cubicle dwellers hope.

Most of these locales are sizzling right now, and they're all primed for a daydream visit.

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22 can't-miss U.S. beaches

Travel photos we wish we'd taken